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 This day in History - June 14
383 Historic Events for June 14
1144

Aboe 'l-Kasim Mahmoed ibn Omar al-Zapowersjari, theologist, dies at 69

Death
1349

GĀnther Van Schwarzburg, German anti-king 1349, dies at about 44

Death
1529

Ferdinand, archduke (Austria)/mayor (Bohemia)

Birth
1535

Karel V's fleet sails under Andrea Doria to Tunis

Event
1541

Duke Willem van Gulik of Gelre marries Jeanne d'Albret

Event
1565

Catharina de Medici and Duke of Alva discuss Calvinism

Event
1594

Roland de Lassus, composer, dies

Death
1594

Orlandus Lassus, composer (Prophet sybillarum), dies at about 61

Death
1597

At 4:30 AM Willem Barents leaves Novaya Zemlya for Netherlands

Event
1615

Jacques Le Maire sail to Zuidland/Terra Australis

Event
1623

1st breach-of-promise lawsuit: Rev Gerville Pooley, Va files against Cicely Jordan, he loses

Event
1634

Russia and Poland sign Peace treaty of Polianov

Event
1642

1st compulsory education law in America passed by Massachusetts

Event
1645

Battle at Naseby Leicester: New Model army under Oliver Cromwell and Thomas Fairfax beats royalists

Event
1647

English New Model-army installed

Event
1657

Cornelis Cruys, [Niels Olsen Creutz], Norwegian/Dutch admiral

Birth
1658

Battle at Dunes: English and French fleet beat Spanish

Event
1673

Battle at Schooneveld: Michiel de Ruyter beats French/English fleet

Event
1691

Jan Francisci, composer

Birth
1709

Gottfried Wegner, composer, dies at 65

Death
1727

Cornelis Cruys, Norwegian/Dutch admiral, dies at 70

Death
1730

Antonio Maria Gasparo Giaccino Sacchini, composer [or Jul 23 1734]

Birth
1736

Charles-Augustin de Coulomb, physicist (formulated Coulomb's Law)

Birth
1744

Andre Campra, composer, dies at 83

Death
1750

Franz Anton Maichelbeck, composer, dies at 47

Death